Supervisor WALDRON offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION DECLARING THE FULTON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS LEAD AGENCY AND AUTHORIZING THE FILING OF A NEGATIVE DECLARATION UNDER SEQR RELATED TO ADDING CERTAIN PARCELS TO FULTON COUNTY AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT NO. 1

WHEREAS, Fulton County must conduct a State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) review regarding the proposed inclusion of additional properties into Fulton County Agricultural District #1; and

WHEREAS, inasmuch as the inclusion of predominantly viable agricultural land within an existing Agricultural District is a discretionary action of the Board of Supervisors, it is considered an Unlisted Action; and

WHEREAS, the Planning Department has prepared a Short Environmental Assessment Form (EAF) for this proposed action; and

WHEREAS, the lead agency must transmit a copy of the EAF and supporting materials to other Involved Agencies and notify them that Lead Agency must be established within thirty (30) calendar days; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That Fulton County Board of Supervisors hereby proposes that it serve as Lead Agency for the purpose of issuing a determination of significance under SEQR related to the proposed inclusion of the following properties:

Property Owner Address Total Parcel No. Acres
VTTK, LLC (Adam Hand) 115 Norboro Rd. (Tn. Johnstown) 118.-2-79.2 8.77

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Planning Director, NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets, Fulton County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board, Budget Director/County Auditor, Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board and to each and every other person, institution or agency which will further the purport of this Resolution.

Seconded by Supervisor POTTER and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 20 Nays: 0